WooCommerce raises renewal rates 50 percent

WooCommerce, the popular eCommerce software for WordPress, secretly and without notice, raised the renewal price for extensions by 50 percent, or in other words, to the full original purchase price. When you buy a WooCommerce extension from WooCommerce, you’re purchasing a one-year “subscription” that entitles you to a year of free updates and support. After … Continue Reading “WooCommerce raises renewal rates 50 percent”

Looks like Colin Kaepernick’s NFL career is over

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is still without a job. Considering the long list of mediocre quarterbacks signed by teams to fill backup quarterback  positions, chances are Kaepernick’s days sitting on the bench in the NFL are over. This would mean having to watch him sit, kneel, squat, or put his body in some … Continue Reading “Looks like Colin Kaepernick’s NFL career is over”

The Ariana Grande Wacky Package sticker

I bought a pack of 2017 Wacky Packages 50th Anniversary stickers today at Target. Don’t judge. I went through them when I got home and when I saw the one featuring pop singer Ariana Grande on Starbucks’ inspired coffee cup, I thought Topps, the publisher of Wacky Packages, probably wishes they could have a do … Continue Reading “The Ariana Grande Wacky Package sticker”

Islamist terror attack in London kills seven, injures 48

Three Islamists killed seven people and wounded another 48 last night in England’s capital city. The attack involved ramming a fast-moving vehicle into pedestrians on the London Bridge. The three Islamists then left their vehicle. All three were wearing what turned out to be fake suicide vests. They then began stabbing people in nearby bars … Continue Reading “Islamist terror attack in London kills seven, injures 48”

Because I hate my iMac, I bought a PC

I bought a no-frills PC a couple of days ago, a Dell Inspiron 3668. I paid $349.99 for it at Best Buy. The ad said it was on sale, but I don’t know if that’s true. Knowing Best Buy, it may always be on sale at that price. I bought a new PC because I finally had … Continue Reading “Because I hate my iMac, I bought a PC”

Joe Rogan fails to grasp depression

People don’t understand clinical depression. Even though there’s lots of information available about the subject, too many people insist on remaining ignorant about it. That’s fine. People can choose what they want to educate themselves about. The problem I have are people who know nothing about clinical depression, yet talk about it as though they … Continue Reading “Joe Rogan fails to grasp depression”